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REEEP and Sanedi push for Energy Efficient Housing in South Africa

Johannesburg, South Africa, 02-04-2014

REEEP and SANEDI (South African National Energy Development Institute) hosted an exciting workshop in Johannesburg recently covering the status of Energy Efficiency (EE) in the South African housing sector. Participants discussed...

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REEEP selected to host Climate Knowledge Brokers Group Coordination Hub

Vienna, Austria, 01-04-2014

REEEP is excited to announce it has been selected to host the Coordination Hub for the Climate Knowledge Brokers Group.

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ESMAP develops Renewable Energy Project Resource Center with help from REEEP

Washington, United States, 14-03-2014

Renewable energy is making rapid inroads in developing countries, with investment reaching US$112 billion in 2012, representing 46 percent of total global investment in renewable energy.

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REEEP participates in special event on stakeholder engagement to fast track grid projects in India

New Delhi, India, 28-02-2014

The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), in association with Department for International Development, UK (DFID) REEEP as knowledge partner, organized a special event on stakeholder engagement to fast track grid connected...

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Regional Interventions and Partners Meeting held in New Delhi

New Delhi, India, 28-02-2014

The Regional Intervention and Partners’ meeting was held at TERI India Habitat Center, New Delhi on the 31st of Jan 2014, where over 30 stakeholders participated in the consultations.

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At World Future Energy Summit, Innovation on the Agenda

Vienna, Austria, 31-01-2014

At the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) in Abu Dhabi, the premiere gathering of the global energy community, REEEP Director General Martin Hiller pushed for accelerating technological and business innovation in the developing...

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Driving new technology adoption in South Africa’s energy sector

Cape Town, South Africa, 31-01-2014

In South Africa’s energy sector, several renewable technologies are mature enough to roll out, but need the right support in the right contexts. Around the world, attempts to adopt new or improved technologies often fail because...

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Survey on training requirements for solar energy in the southern and eastern Mediterranean region

Vienna, Austria, 31-01-2014

As part of the “Solar Med Atlas“ project, the Renewables Academy (RENAC) will be offering seminars on solar energy technologies, as well as on the solar radiation database, for participants from Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan,...

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Social Economic Empowerment a Key Subject for Upcoming REEEP Panel in South Africa

London, United Kingdom, 31-01-2014

African renewables have recently seen unprecedented growth, but it is clear there are still challenges ahead,  social-economic empowerment.

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CTI PFAN launches AFRICEF-3 to Finance Clean Energy Projects in Africa

Vienna, Austria, 31-01-2014

The Climate Technology Initiative’s Private Financing Advisory Network (CTI PFAN) is pleased to announce the launch of the call for proposals for the 3rd cycle of its Africa Forum for Clean Energy Financing (AFRICEF-3).  

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REEEP Becomes Newest Member of Global Sustainable Transport Partnership

Vienna, Austria, 19-12-2013

REEEP Newest Member of SloCaT

Enhancing its commitment to finding sustainable solutions for the urban transport problems of the future, REEEP has become the newest member of SloCaT, a multi-stakeholder partnership of over 80 organizations (representing UN...

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Going Green, and Why it's Profitable

Vienna, Austria, 19-12-2013

Sustainable business practices can help companies reap economic gains, while still respecting the environment. Huong Vu, Thong Nguyen and Thanh Tran of the Vietnam Green Building Council (VGBC) explain how.

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Developing Solutions

Vienna, Austria, 29-11-2013

Alfred Ofosu Ahenkorah, Executive Secretary of the Ghana Energy Commission and REEEP Deputy Chair, and REEEP Director General Martin Hiller, write in UNEP's Our Planet about the challenge of balancing development priorities with...

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In Warsaw, the Climate Knowledge Brokers Group brings smarter navigation to those facing oceans of information

Vienna, Austria, 28-11-2013

The fields of climate and development have undergone radical transformations over the past decades as the world has woken up to the perils of climate change. At the same time, information and communication technologies (ICTs)...

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REEEP stresses impact and intelligent deployment for its next funding round at Southern Africa regional meeting

Vienna, Austria, 11-11-2013

The REEEP Southern African Regional Preparatory Meeting

At its Regional Preparatory Meeting for the Southern Africa Region, REEEP introduced the latest generation of project funding – the Phased Financing Facility – and how it can work in practice in the Southern Africa region.

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